Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Hyphoplites

Cephalopoda - Ammonitida - Hoplitidae

Taxonomy
Hyphoplites was named by Spath (1922) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi-u K Ceno-l Sepkoski's reference number: 730]. Its type is Ammonites falcatus.

It was assigned to Hoplitidae by Kennedy (1994); to Ammonoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hoplitinae by Wright et al. (1996) and Sharifi et al. (2016).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Hyphoplites Spath
1994Hyphoplites Kennedy p. 220
1996Hyphoplites Wright et al. p. 119
2002Hyphoplites Sepkoski, Jr.
2016Hyphoplites Sharifi et al. p. 597

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
classCephalopodaCuvier 1797
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmmonoidea(Zittel 1884)
orderAmmonitidaHyatt 1889
suborderAmmonitinaHyatt 1889
superfamilyHoplitoidea(Douvillé 1890)
familyHoplitidaeDouvillé 1890
subfamilyHoplitinaeDouvillé 1890
genusHyphoplitesSpath 1922

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available